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1.
When you suspect someone of being an idiot, count how many times they say 'basically' when talking.
So, basically, at the end of the day, when all's said and done, basically, my vocabluary is really really basic.
by Blitz-Matt February 02, 2004
 
2.
A word used within the context of something or some action that is obvious to all parties within the hearing zone. To clarify, the word should be announced with a douche undertone with the first syllable held out longer than the rest.
Guy 1: Dude, I didn't realize my girlfriend was a masculasian

Guy 2: Basically
by 1501 CD October 07, 2009
 
3.
Vastly overused word.

Word used when you don't want to explain all the things someone said wrongly in excruciating detail and since you don't care you just say basically.
So, basically, you just go inside and basically just ask for the sale and that's basically it.

Person 1: How do I fill out this form? Just put my name on it and the hours worked?

Person 2: Basically.
by qwerty1 September 25, 2008
 
4.
This is the word you use when you want to explain something but don't actually have any depth of knowledge. Just say 'basically' a whole bunch and everyone will still think you're super smart and thank you for shielding them from potentially complex concepts.
You: Sure I can explain nuclear fission. You basically have like neutrons and electrons and whatever and they basically go buckwild on each other and that make heat

Your idiot friends: you are a gentleman and a scholar
by cuddlebottoms March 31, 2011
 
5.
The mental state of someone who over-uses this word.
basically you are basic. Fuck off communist.
by Gumba Gumba June 02, 2004
 
6.
more or less
Basically, I am out of drug money...
by Nose October 06, 2003
 
7.
The answer to EVERYTHING!
Friend: That girl you were hanging out with was fine!
Me: basically!
by Xerith June 25, 2014